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Hornady Critical Defense .410 Shotshell Ammo


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Shot Size
Dram Equivalent
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.410/45 Long Colt

.41/35 cal


Bullet Type:
FTX Slug/2-.35rd balls

Shell Length:

20 rounds

Critical Defense
  • $16.49

  • SKU: 1998478

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Self defense ammunition for dual-chambered .410/.45 cal revolvers, Critical Defense® .410 Shotshell Ammo from Hornady® delivers tremendous stopping power. These effective rounds combine quality Hornady propellents and design with the Triple Defense® projectile stack. This heavy-hitting payload features a non-jacketed .41 cal FTX® slug with Flex Tip® and two deformation-resistant, high antimony, cold swaged, .35 cal lead round balls. Giving you effective shot patterns on every shot, these shells place all 3 of these projectiles on a man-sized target at 7 yards. Designed to engage the gun's rifling, the FTX slug contacts the target nose-on, enabling the Flex Tip to engage great expansion for enhanced terminal performance. 750 fps muzzle velocity. 20 shells.
Manufacturer model #: 86238.

  • Effective, consistent, and reliable self-defense from Hornady
  • Unique Triple Defense projectile stack
  • Combines non-jacketed .41 cal FTX slug with Flex Tip and two .35 cal lead round balls
  • FTX slug - controlled expansion, flat trajectories, and large, deep wound cavities
  • Effective shot patterns - places all 3 projectiles on a man-sized target at 7 yards
  • Clean burning and stable propellants - reduced recoil and consistent performance
  • 750 fps

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